A global leader in the formulation, sales and distribution of speciality chemicals and ingredients.

Since we began in 1995, we have grown – first in Europe, then worldwide – and now have a global footprint in more than 50 countries across six continents. In 2020, our nearly 3,300 employees generated revenues of EUR 2,775 million.


As a leading global distributor, we offer an optimized route-to-market for manufacturers looking to

outsource the sales, marketing and logistics of speciality chemicals and ingredients. For our suppliers, this means simplified operations and growth opportunities thanks to our local networks, market knowledge and technical expertise. Our customers benefit from direct access to a large and diverse portfolio of high-quality products, without the complexity of dealing with multiple points of contact. 

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IMCD, Creating a world of opportunity

In partnership with our suppliers and customers, IMCD co-creates solutions across eight diverse markets. Our global presence and local expertise mean we stay on the pulse of what really matters to consumers and can better advise our partners and help guide their innovations.

We keep the future in mind. Through sustainability initiatives and new digital practices, we remain at the forefront of progress and help those we work with do the same.

Together, we are creating a world of opportunity

Our technical and application knowledge, formulation support and local insights mean we are ideally placed to support in the creation of future-facing solutions that meet customer, consumer and market needs.